#Metoo is a worldwide campaign on social media, the campaign is about people sharing their stories on sexual harrasment, hashtagging their stories on social media with #metoo. The purpose of the camapign is to denounce sexual assault and harrasment and create awareness around the issue.
The rise of the campaign started in the wakening of the sexual misconduct allegations against film producer Harvey Weinstein. Weinstein is accused of sexual harrasing and assaulting several female acresses that he has worked with.
The #metoo campaign rised in october when the famous actress Alyssa Milano started the tweet trend by telling her story on how Weinstein harrased and assaulted her. This made several other acresses come forward with their stories on how they also had been sexually harrased by the famous hollywood producer.